Pottawattamie County

Herbert S. Nelson

 

. . . And Here At Home

Herbert Nelson, seaman 2/c, was on board the flagship Liscome Bay which sunk off the Gilberts near Tarawa.

Source: The Council Bluffs Nonpareil, Council Bluffs, Iowa, Sunday, December 12,  1943, p. 10

Reported Missing

An Associated Press dispatch received here Friday morning said that Herbert S. Nelson, seaman, of Council Bluffs, has been listed as missing by the navy.

Source: The Council Bluffs Nonpareil, Council Bluffs, Iowa, Sunday, February 04,  1944, p. 7